Writtle University College and ARU have merged. Writtle’s full range of college, degree, postgraduate and short courses will still be delivered on the Writtle campus. See our guide to finding Writtle information on this site.

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Community Health

You can make a difference. Study at ARU Writtle and learn how person-centred care can increase health and wellbeing within our communities.

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The UK is experiencing increased demand for local health and care services. In many cases, the focus is turning to prevention, bringing opportunities for new professional roles, such as social prescribing link workers, health and wellbeing coaches, and community-based therapists.

ARU Writtle connects curriculum, community work and commercial health enterprise within our newly renovated Centre of Sport and Health. On our undergraduate Health, Wellbeing and Community degree course, you'll develop skills and knowledge relevant to a rapidly growing sector, find out what it's really like to work in the field, and benefit from our strong links with key employers.

Find out more about our BSc (Hons) Health, Wellbeing and Community
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Courses for NHS staff

ARU Writtle offers two part-time continuing professional development (CPD) courses for eligible NHS employees:

General Practice Assistant Accreditation Introduction to Medical Administration in Healthcare

Get in touch

If you're thinking about applying to ARU or have questions about your application, contact us:

Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm (3.30pm on the first and third Thursday of the month)
Friday 9am-4.30pm

Lordship Road
Writtle CM1 3RR
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